Behind the scenes of every cinematic masterpiece lies a need for comfort and convenience. At House of Fisher, we understand that a comfortable and convenient stay is crucial for those who work tirelessly to craft the cinematic magic that is showcased on today’s big screens.
Located in close proximity to both Shinfield Studios and Winnersh Film Studios in Reading, Berkshire, our serviced apartments, 100 Kings Road and City Wall House, offer the ultimate haven for film crews, actors, and industry professionals seeking a seamless stay during their creative endeavours.
After a day spent in front of, or behind, the camera, seeking solace by returning to a relaxing accommodation is essential. Rest assured, House of Fisher offers just that. We have compiled a list shining a spotlight on why House of Fisher is your ideal choice for your accommodation needs…
A ‘Reel’ Experience at House of Fisher
1. Prime Location
Being in the heart of Reading, our serviced apartments redefine convenience for film and TV crews. Situated centrally, House of Fisher’s Reading serviced apartments are strategically placed for easy access to Reading’s attractions, business hubs, and transportation links. Whether you’re embarking on a short shoot or an extended production, our prime locations ensure you’re never far from the action.
Our serviced apartments are conveniently located near great local restaurants and popular food chains; we compiled a list of our favourites here.
2. Comfort and Style
Crafted for both luxury and practicality, our apartments boast modern amenities and are fully furnished. The blend of style and cosiness provides film/TV crews with a comforting retreat—a home away from home where they can recharge between intense filming sessions.
3. Variety of Apartments
Understanding the diverse needs of television film crews, House of Fisher offers a spectrum of apartment types, from studios to 3- bed apartments. Whether you’re a solo traveller, a couple, a family, or a corporate team, our accommodations cater to your specific requirements, ensuring everyone finds their ideal space.
4. Impeccable Service
From the moment of arrival, our dedicated team offers a warm welcome (100 Kings Road, our exclusive flagship Aparthotel offers a manned reception service) and continues to provide regular housekeeping services, ensuring your comfort and satisfaction throughout your time with us. Don’t just take our word for it, accomplished actress, Amy Conachan, shared her experience of staying at our flagship 100 Kings Road, which you can read here.
Whether you require a short stay or an extended stay, our serviced apartments accommodate your schedule. This flexibility in booking duration is tailored to unpredictable and dynamic schedules, making House of Fisher an ideal choice for any shoot length. To make a booking, click here.
6. Fully Equipped Kitchens
Equipped with modern kitchen facilities, our apartments cater to your culinary preferences. Our fully furnished kitchens and dedicated kitchen area allow you to prepare your favourite meals, ensuring you have the energy needed for your demanding filming schedules.
For those times when you’d rather not cook, our Reading serviced apartments are conveniently situated close to wonderful dining options. Several of these eateries offer the convenience of ordering their healthy and delicious meals through services like Deliveroo or Uber Eats.
7. High-Speed Wi-Fi and Entertainment
Stay connected with high-speed Wi-Fi and enjoy access to the latest entertainment options with Sky TV, including sports. Whether it’s catching up on work or unwinding after a day on set, our apartments provide the digital infrastructure for both productivity and relaxation.
8. Safety and Security
At House of Fisher, your peace of mind is of paramount (please excuse the pun!) importance. We prioritise your safety, providing a secure environment within our regulated accommodation throughout your stay, allowing you to focus solely on your creative pursuits with peace of mind. In a recent article, we spoke about the health and wellbeing benefits guests can expect when they stay with us, you can check it out here.
To further prove our commitment to ensuring the health and welfare of our guests, House of Fisher has recently announced the renewal of its ISAAP Compliance Accreditation, marking the ninth consecutive year that the company has achieved this esteemed status, you can read more about it here.
We’re delighted to offer parking facilities at the majority of our properties, providing you with peace of mind regarding your vehicle during your stay with us. It’s worth noting that parking is available at a charge, starting from £5 (plus VAT) per vehicle per night, depending on the location, unless alternate arrangements have been made.
Kindly bear in mind that parking availability is subject to demand and isn’t assured, so we recommend inquiring about and securing your parking space when making your reservation. Additionally, please be aware that vehicles are parked at the owner’s risk, as is standard practice.
Lights, Accommodation, Action!
House of Fisher invites film crews and creatives to experience the perfect blend of comfort and convenience. Our flagship 100 Kings Road and City Wall House serviced apartments are a short distance from both the Shinfield Studios and Winnersh Film Studios, offering our creative guests a seamless transition between work and relaxation.
We always encourage you to book directly through our website and advanced booking engine or by calling our Reservations team on 01189 514151. Click here to read the wealth of benefits from doing this and remember booking directly with House of Fisher is the only way to guarantee you will pay the lowest price.
We look forward to welcoming you!